General Session: Tumor, Trauma, and Infection

#202 Does Standard Surgical Preparation in Lumbar Spine Surgery Eradicate Propionibacterium Species Dwelling in Skin?
Presenter: C. Dowe - Author(s): C. Dowe, T. Callanan, S. Grinberg, R. Simon, D. Lebl, F. Cammisa, C. Abjornson
#335 Infection Prevention in Spinal Surgery Procedures: Does the Choice of Antiseptic Make a Difference?
Presenter: M. Ogon - Author(s): C. Eder, P. Landowski, G. Angerler, M. Toth, S. Schildböck, M. Ogon
#525 Efficacy and safety of Berberex Wound Cleanser on Post-operative Surgical Incisions
Presenter: T. Spencer - Author(s): T. Spencer, B. Gorinshetyn, T. Ganey
#559 Revision Spine Surgery in Patients Without Clinical Signs of Infection: How Often Are There Occult Infections in Removed Hardware?
Presenter: I. Lieberman - Author(s): I. Lieberman, X. Hu
#369 Surgery for Spinal Tuberculosis: A Multi-center Experience of 621 Case
Presenter: M.S. Alam - Author(s): M.S. Alam, K. Phan, M.R. Karim, S.A. Jonayed, H.K. Md. Munir, A. Ripon, S. Chakraborty, T. Alam
#104 Evaluation of the Safety of Using Intra-operative Salvaged Blood in Metastatic Spine Tumour Surgery: Using Microwell Technique
Presenter: N. Kumar - Author(s): N. Kumar, A.S. Zaw, B.L. Khoo, B. Tan
#129 EVOLVE: A Prospective and Multicenter Evaluation of Outcomes for Quality of Life, Pain and Activities of Daily Living for Balloon Kyphoplasty in the Treatment of Medicare Eligible Subjects with Vertebral Compression Fractures
Presenter: M.R. Chambers - Author(s): M.R. Chambers, D.P. Beall, D.K. Datta, R.W. Easton, B.S. Goodman, D.A. Linville ll, S. Talati, S. Thomas, J. Webb
#358 Multilevel Percutaneous Vertebroplasty (More than Three Levels) in the Management of Osteoporotic Fractures
Presenter: I. Zidan - Author(s): I. Zidan
#419 Feasibility of Expandable Cage for Vertebral Body Reconstruction in Unstable Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures via Single-stage Posterior Approach: Surgical Results of 30 Patients
Presenter: S-H Kim - Author(s): S.-H. Kim, S.-H. Lee, S.-W. Jin, W.-H. Kim, B.-J. Kim, S.-D. Kim, S.-K. Ha, D.-J. Lim
#547 Cervical Spinal Epidural Abscess: Incidence, Epidemiology, and Treatment Trends from a Single Institution 10 Year Retrospective Analysis
Presenter: N. Jain - Author(s): Z. Denham, A. Bucca, J. Darnley, N. Jain, K. Stammen, R. Rauck, S. Virk, S. Khan
#413 Incidence and Prognosis of Spinal Metastases as the First Manifestation of Malignant Tumors: New Prognostic Factor for Spine Metastasis - Analysis of 338 Patients Undergoing the Surgical Treatment
Presenter: S-J Park - Author(s): S.-J. Park, C.-S. Lee, S.-S. Chung, K.-J. Lee, C.-D. Park
#540 Index for Extent of Surgery for Metastatic Spine Disease – “Intrusiveness Index”
Presenter: N. Kumar - Author(s): N. Kumar, B. Tan, A.S. Zaw
#108 Perioperative Blood Transfusion and Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Spinal Tumours
Presenter: B. Tan - Author(s): A.S. Zaw, B. Tan, N. Kumar